John Battaile v. Thomas Miller. Summons of Thomas Miller


District of Columbia, To wit:

The United States of America,

To the Marshal of the District of Columbia, Greeting:

You are hereby commanded to summon Thomas Miller if he shall be found in the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) he be and appear before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the county of Washington, in the city of Washington, on the first day of Monday of December next, to testify on the part of Answer the Petition of John Battles for freedom exhibited in said Court against him

Hereof fail not at your peril; and have you then and there this precept.

Witness William Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of the said Court.

Issued the 30th day of June 1826

William Brent Clk



John Battles
Thomas Miller


for freedom

T Ringgold